troubleshooting Question

Message box when user clicks on any of several fields on a form

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I have several fields on a form that display information only.  They are not meant to have data entered or edited.  The fields are all locked and tab stop = No.

In each of the fields I have the tag property set to "Viewable" (without the quote marks.

But if the user clicks on any of the fields I want a msgbox to appear that says "Viewable information only"

Is there a way to make this happen in the oncurrent event of the form?  Or ?  Or do I have to put the msgbox code in each fields on click event?  There are several.
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